Event Transcripts

CFR maintains an archive of unedited transcripts from its on-the-record meetings. Separate archives of audio and video recordings are also available.

The Presidential Inbox: Iran's Nuclear Program

Speakers: James Dobbins, William J. Fallon, and Karim Sadjadpour
Presider: Carol A. Giacomo

Participants discuss possible U.S. policy approaches to Iran's nuclear program and the recently concluded talks in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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U.S. Immigration Policy

Speakers: Edward Alden, Richard Land, and Eliseo Medina

As the 113th U.S. Congress considers an overhaul of the country's immigration system, Task Force members Richard Land, Eliseo Medina, and project director Edward Alden discuss U.S. policy options and political prospects for comprehensive change.

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U.S. Defense Spending

Speakers: Lieutenant General David Barno (Retired), Barry M. Blechman, and Dov S. Zakheim
Presider: Gordon Adams

Experts analyze how changes in defense spending would affect U.S. military strategy.

See more in United States; Defense Budget